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God Bless Texas

After being gone for 4 months on an RV trip, we were giddy to return to Texas. We have passed the... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2018
via mobile
Welcome to Texas!

What a beautiful stop to Welcome travelers to Texas! The facility is clean and the staff are... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Angie T
Orange, Texas
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1708 E. I-10, Orange, TX 77632
+1 409-883-9416
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Reviewed April 7, 2015

This Texas welcome center has a great boardwalk through the edge of the Blue Elbow Swamp. The boardwalk has several signs with information regarding the plants and wildlife as well as the history of the area. We spotted several alligators very close to the boardwalk....More

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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Nice clean info centre, with lots of leaflets and coupon books. The staff were helpful. We walked the boardwalk at the back and were fooled by the plastic alligator on a log! Restrooms are pristine.

Thank jandlUk
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

After being gone for 4 months on an RV trip, we were giddy to return to Texas. We have passed the welcome center often, and stopped there on occasion. When we stop It is always immaculate with clean bathrooms and we noticed that they provide...More

Thank darwinmoore
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful stop to Welcome travelers to Texas! The facility is clean and the staff are friendly,such a great representation of our small town welcoming travelers.

Thank Angie T
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is where you want to stop if you are planning a trip anywhere in Texas. The amount of information that is available is very impressive. Be sure to ask at the counter for a Texas map. When my daughter got married in Columbus, we...More

Thank Cheryl L
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

What a great, relaxing place to visit with family. If you've never visited Texas, or if you're a resident of Orange, the Tourist Center is always a fun stop!

Thank Nicole W
Reviewed February 9, 2018

This is a beautiful space to just got in and look at a ton of information, no matter what your destination is in Texas! The people were super friendly and very helpful. They gave me a map, a huge book of all spots in TX...More

1  Thank Laura C
Reviewed December 11, 2017

This travel center was more than I expected while driving back to Houston from Lafayette. A very spacious lobby area with brochures for every corner of the state and knowledgeable people on hand to answer any questions or help you with anything else you may...More

Thank IA_Hawks
Reviewed December 3, 2017

This is one of the very best welcome centers we have ever went in. There is a boardwalk out back to chill on. Hey, you need to go to the restroom anyway. Guides inside are super helpful.

Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Great place to stop and stretch your legs. In addition to an air conditioned building there are multiple racks of great places to visit. If you just want to move around abut more, there is a boardwalk that takes you back into the swamp area...More

Thank dawnhB9962CJ
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

Interesting history and super nice employees. Great history of the swamp and really cool boardwalk. Wish we had more time to spend poking around.

Thank gustav2011
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Response from rrieder7 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but it can be looked up online. Try googling Texas Travel Center